"C4 helped me stay strong during one of the most difficult periods of my life."

Graduate of Parenting Education Program

"Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all."

Former President Bill Clinton

"Inspite of my failures, I find that resilience is the key to succeeding"

-Melvaughn Thompson, Successful C4 Jobs Services Hire

I want to use my experience to help others who aren't as lucky as I was.

Judie I., C4 Consumer Advisory Board

"Art has enabled me to become an active participant in the richness of life."

-Elizabeth H., C4 Artist

" I want others with mental illness to be positive, to know that there is hope."

Corey Feulner, 22

News & Events

Founding Board Member and Long-time C4 Supporter, Frank Alschuler Passes

It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Frank Alschuler, long-time supporter and founding board member of C4.  During the past fifty years, Frank served as board chair, on numerous committees, and in various other capacities on the Board of Directors.


On July 1, C4 became the new SASS crisis provider for LAN 41. This area serves the communities of Skokie, Morton Grove and Niles Township, and includes Skokie Hospital’s Emergency Department. 

C4 announces official opening of new administrative office

After many months of hard work by countless people, we are proud to announce the official opening of C4's new administrative office.  Thank you to everyone who attended the ribbon cutting ceremony!  A special thank you to Netrix, LLC and the Northcenter Chamber of Commerce, for helping us make this event possible.

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Alexandra's Story

For Alexandra Cox*, having a job means more than money in the bank. When the 43-year-old was hired by a Levi's Store in March, it literally changed her whole life.


What to Expect When You Call Us

We want you to have a positive experience at C4.  The following information lets you know what you can expect from us and will help you get the most out of the services we provide. Of course, if you have questions along the way, please let us know - we're here to help.

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